Publishers go after networking site for illicit sharing of journal papers
September 20, 2017
A major scientific publishing group is taking aim at a social networking site for allowing researchers to illegally post copies of their journal papers. The International Association of Scientific, Technical, and Medical Publishers (STM) in Oxford, United Kingdom, and The Hague, Netherlands, has written to ResearchGate, a networking website for researchers, to express concerns over its article-sharing practices. The full article was published at Science.